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Bill Fitzgerald
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer - Retired
Ascent Capital Group, Inc
Denver, Colorado

Bill Fitzgerald has served as a Board member of Domus Pacis Family Respite since December 2020.Bill holds a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Business at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.  Bill served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Ascent Capital Group, Inc., until April 2018 and Chairman until August 2019. Ascent Capital was a public holding company, the... More
Blake-Anthony Johnson
CEO
Chicago Sinfonietta
Chicago, Illinois

Blake-Anthony Johnson has served as a Board member of Domus Pacis Family Respite since December 2020.A former professional cellist who has performed with renowned ensembles and music festivals in the US and Europe, Blake-Anthony’s focus on arts administration and education began while he was a music student at Vanderbilt University.A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Blake-Anthony Johnson holds a Master of Music from Cleveland State University, a Bachelor of Music from Vanderbilt University, Blair... More
Bob Saum
Director, Standards, Procurement and Financial Management - Chief Financial Officer
The World Bank
Washington, DC

Bob Saum has served as a Board member of Domus Pacis Family Respite since 2017. He holds a Master of International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Phoenix, Arizona and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a minor in political science from the University of Dayton.  The influence of the Society of Mary (Marianists) at the University of Dayton - particularly their focus on community -  continues to influence Bob in his approach to... More
Carole Long
Board Secretary
Retired – FLEXCO
Chicago, Illinois

Carole Long has served as a Board member and Secretary of Domus Pacis Family Respite since its inception in 2008.  Growing up in the open fields of central Illinois and attending a small country high school with only 48 in her graduating class, Carole entered the University of Illinois [UIUC].  With no prior access to computers, she was guided into Math and Computer Science by an astute summer counselor.  Upon receiving her Bachelor degree, Carole was employed by Sears... More
CJ Milmoe
Consultant
Milmoe Consulting Sevices
Breckenridge, Colorao

Cornelius (CJ) Milmoe joined the Domus Pacis Family Respite Board in 2019. He has a Bachelor of Arts from Colgate University and a JD from Columbia University. He is currently owner of Milmoe Consulting Services, which supports clients on complex technical, financing, or international transactions, and provides compliance management services to business, government, and non-profit clients.  He served as counsel for various General Electric businesses for 20 years.  He... More
Duck White-Petteruti
Founder
Retired – Leo Burnett Company
Breckenridge, Colorado

Marylouise White-Petteruti (aka Duck) is the Founder and tireless leader of Domus Pacis Family Respite.  She has degrees in mathematics and computer science from the University of Illinois and focused on marketing and quantitative analysis while earning an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.  Prior to “retiring”, Marylouise honed her technical skill during short stints at Alberto-Culver and Motorola.  A 25-year career at the Leo Burnett... More
Dudley Mitchell
Board Treasurer
Director - Panattoni
Breckenridge, Colorado

Dudley Mitchell has served as a Board member of Domus Pacis Family Respite since 2016.  He earned a Bachelor of Science from the University of Tennessee, majoring in Real Estate and Finance.  Dudley’s career and life passions have developed literally and figuratively from his deep roots in the land.  He has over 30 years of experience developing industrial and commercial land: first briefly with Cushman & Wakefield of Tennessee, Inc., followed by 14 years as a Partner at... More
Geralyn Ritter
Senior Executive
Merck & Company, Inc.
New Jersey

Geralyn Ritter and her family have longstanding ties to Summit County, having made it their home-away-from-home for over 50 years.  She joined the Domus Pacis Family Respite board in 2020, inspired by the mission of the organization and by her own medical crisis and recovery experience after a life-changing accident. Geralyn is currently a senior executive at Merck & Co., Inc., and has been appointed Executive Vice President and Head of External Affairs and Corporate Governance at... More
Jim Smitherman
Board Vice-President
Retired - Panther Gas
Breckenridge, Colorado & Houston, Texas

Jim Smitherman has served as a Board member of Domus Pacis Family Respite since 2014.  He received a BS degree in Business Administration and a MS in Geology from Louisiana State University.  In 1971, Jim was at his first job as a geologist with Humble (Exxon) in Denver when he and his wife, Geralyn built their cabin in Breckenridge.  Over a 40-year career, he explored for and produced oil and gas in the United States and internationally; primarily in Australia, Africa, and... More
Michele Tonti
Owner/Manger
Soggy Doggie, LLC.
Breckenridge - Denver, Colorado

Michele Tonti has served as a Board member of Domus Pacis Family Respite since October2020.She has a Bachelor of Science in Farm and Ranch Management from Colorado StateUniversity, a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems from Regis Universityand a Masters in Real Estate Construction Management from University of Denver. Michele is the manager of a small family-owned boutique hotel in addition to severalapartment units in Breckenridge. Through her years in the hotel industry,... More
Nic White-Petteruti
Manager
Axiom Consulting Partners
Chicago, Illinois

Nic White-Petteruti has served as Board member of Domus Pacis Family Respite since March 2016.  He has degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois and a MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, where he focused on marketing, strategy, and quantitative analysis.  Nic has over a dozen years of experience in various consulting roles. After seven years of shepherding projects at Sargent & Lundy, LLC, a leading power plant design and... More
Pauline Stein
Retired
Breckenridge, Colorado

Pauline Stein has served as a Board member of Domus Pacis Family Respite since October 2020. She has a Bachelor of Science degree from The University of Oklahoma, with a major in Communications.  Pauline has extensive sales and management experience with numerous companies, including Eastman Kodak (10 years) and the Dallas Chamber of Commerce, having worked in Dallas, New York City and Chicago prior to retiring to focus on her philanthropic and faith-based work.Pauline and her husband... More
Peter Stein
Founder, Managing Partner
Trinity Hunt Partners
Dallas, Texas

Pete Stein has served as a Board member of Domus Pacis Family Respite since October 2020.  He has a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Babson College and an MBA in Finance and International Management from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School at Northwestern University.  Pete formed Trinity Hunt Partners in 2004, a Dallas based private equity firm, with approximately $1.0 billion in assets under management. As a Founder and Managing Partner, Pete is responsible for capital formation... More
Russ Trowbridge
Retired, Senior Advisor
International Joint Commission
Breckenridge, Colorado & Austin, Texas

Russ Trowbridge has served as a Board member of Domus Pacis Family Respite since 2017.  He has deep Colorado roots, having grown up in Colorado Springs and frequenting Breckenridge since the mid-1950s.  He left Colorado in the late 1960s to attend the University of California, Santa Barbara, which was a springboard to almost a 30-year career as a U.S. Foreign Service officer.  As a diplomat specializing in economic, trade and development issues, he lived in Washington D.C.,... More
Vince White-Petteruti
Board President and Co-Founder
Retired – Inland Steel
Breckenridge, Colorado

Vince White-Petteruti is Co-Founder of Domus Pacis Family Respite, with his wife of 40 years, Marylouise (aka Duck) and has served as a Board member since 2008.  His academic career resulted in degrees in Industrial Engineering and Psychology from the University of Dayton, a MBA from the University of Chicago and a Masters in Urban Planning from the University of Illinois at Chicago. His career spanned over 20 years of senior executive operational and management experience with Inland... More
John Fielder
Honorary Board
Landscape Photography
Silverthorne, Colorado